Mike Straus

Mike Straus @AKAstraus21 is a credentialed MMA journalist and a member of the MMAJA. He has been a fan of the sport since its inception and has been covering the sport professionally for three years. In the past, he has produced content for Fansided's Cagepages, mma-media.com, and Combatpress.com. He currently contributes for MyMMANews.com, he is a staff writer for Cagesidepress.com, and LowKickMMA.com. He most recently began writing for BJPenn.com.

Exclusive: AJ McKee Wants To ‘Knock Patricio Pitbull’s A** Out’ Before FW Grand Prix

AJ McKee Jr. will take on Pat Curran at this weekend's Bellator 221, but the "Mercenary" really wants a featherweight title fight. McKee, 24, is...

First UFC Pay-Per-View On ESPN+ Gets Shockingly Low Numbers

Despite two excellent championship title fights including one that may go down as the best middleweight title fight of all time, the first ESPN+...

Arraignment Set For ‘Indigent’ Anthony Johnson

Former UFC light heavyweight knockout artist Anthony Johnson was arrested last night (Mon. May 6, 2019) by the Boca Raton, (Fla.) Police Department. Johnson appeared...

Video: Ben Askren Trying To Be Nice Is Beyond Hilarious

UFC welterweight "Funky" Ben Askren is known for being just as brutal outside of the cage as inside. Wait until you get a load...

Jordan Burroughs Absolutely Destroys Ben Askren At Beat The Streets

Former Olympic champion Jordan Burroughs absolutely destroyed "Funky" Ben Askren in a charity wrestling match earlier today (May 6, 2019). The event took place Monday...

UFC Ottawa Medical Suspensions: Al Iaquinta Gets Six Months

No stranger to crazy wars inside the Octagon, Al Iaquinta received a 180-day term courtesy of the UFC Ottawa medical suspensions. According to MMA...

Free Fight: Watch Rose Namajunas Dethrone Joanna Jedrzejczyk With Shocking KO

As this weekend's UFC 237 approaches, let's look back at when Rose Namajunas first defeated Joanna Jedrzejczyk to capture the women's strawweight title. This weekend,...

UFC Ottawa Reebok Pay: Donald Cerrone & Cub Swanson Cash In

Now that UFC Ottawa is in the books, we can turn our attention to the official Reebok sponsorship pay. ""Cowboy" Donald Cerrone and fellow World...

Former UFC Champ Nicco Montano Will Change Weight Class

Former women's flyweight champion Nicco Montano has had a tumultuous UFC career. Now, the first-ever 125-pound female champ is changing weight classes. Whether the...

Former Boxing Champ Trolls Daniel Cormier: Your Striking Sucks

UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is a great MMA color commentator. But he didn't like what he heard in the “Canelo” Alvarez vs. Danny...

UFC Ottawa Results: Donald Cerrone Beats Up Al Iaquinta In Bloody War

Al Iaquinta faced Donald Cerrone tonight in the main event of UFC Ottawa. The anticipated match-up did not disappoint. As always, LowkickMMA will have you...

UFC Ottawa Results: Derek Brunson Outlasts Elias Theodorou

UFC Ottawa featured a middleweight match up between Derek Brunson and Elias Theodorou as the evening's co-main event. As always, LowkickMMA will have you covered...

UFC Ottawa Results: Shane Burgos Gets Nod Over Cub Swanson

UFC Ottawa played host to a pivotal featherweight contest between Cub Swanson and Shane Burgos. As always, LowkickMMA will have you covered with all the...

UFC Ottawa Results: Merab Dvalishvili Runs Through Brad Katona

UFC Ottawa played host to an exciting bantamweight scrap between former TUF winner Brad Katona and Merab Dvalishvili. As always, LowkickMMA will have you covered...

UFC Ottawa Results: Walt Harris Batters Serghei Spivac

The heavyweights took center Octagon next at UFC Ottawa as "The Big Ticket" Walt Harris welcomed the "Polar Bear" Serghei Spivac to the promotion. As...

UFC Ottawa Results: Andrew Sanchez Grinds Out A Win Over Marc-André Barriault

The UFC Ottawa main card kicked off with a middleweight match up between Andrew Sanchez and Marc-André Barriault. As always, LowkickMMA has you covered with...